Physical Design Engineer / Tel-Aviv, Israel

Arbe is leading a RADAR REVOLUTION, driving a zero-road-fatality reality by enabling truly safe driver-assist systems, and paving the way for a fully autonomous-driving future. The next level of road safety is dependent upon a vehicle’s ability to ‘sense’ the world around it. Arbe’s unparalleled 4D high-resolution imaging radar is disrupting the automotive industry by redefining what’s possible. Join our team of technologists, radar specialists, and scientists to make zero road fatalities a reality, for everyone. 

We’re looking for a talented Physical Design Engineer to join our VLSI team.


  • Manage Arbe Robotics’ Physical Design field. Including work with remote contractors
  • Responsible for full ASIC back-end flow from RTL to GDS for highly complex Mixed signal (digital+analog+RF) SoCs
  • In charge of all design flow cycles including: synthesis, STA, LEC, block level PnR, floor-planning, clock and power distribution, power and noise analysis (EM / IR-Drop / Xtalk) as well as knowledge in layout verification (DRC / LVS)

Required Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (Electronics)
  • 6+ years of experience as ASIC Back-end engineer
  • Experience in advanced CMOS process nodes (double patterning)
  • Experience in integration of Soft and hard IP’s
  • Extensive experience with one of the place & route tools available today (Synopsys / Cadence)
  • Experience with hierarchical design approach, top-down design, timing and physical convergence
  • In-depth understanding of static-timing analysis
  • Extensive know-how in clock/power distribution and analysis, RC extraction and correlation
  • Experience with SoC practices such as multiple voltage and clock domains, integration of mixed-signal IPs and I/O integration
  • Scripting and programming experience using several of the following: Perl, TCL and Python
  • Experience with working in Unix environment and version control tools
  • Willing to work in dynamic and demanding environment
  • Fast learner
  • A team player with the ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications

  • Leadership capabilities
  • Experience with analog design / back-end for analog design
  • Experience with RF design / back-end for RF design
  • Experience with Synopsys tools